James D. Watson, Andrew Berry and Kevin Davies

Watson was the first director of the National Center for Human Genome Research, received the Presidential Medal of Freedom and was a recipient of the 1962 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine; Berry is a lecturer on Organismic and Evolutionary Biology at Harvard University; Davies is the founding editor of NatureGenetics and the author of Cracking the Genome and The $1,000 Genome; they are the authors of DNA: The Story of the Genetic Revolution.